Zakopane Sights and Things to do

Zakopane Sights and Things to do

If you like the mysterious atmospheres of cemetery, in Poland, Cmentarz Zasluzonych na Peksowym Brzyzku is a cemetery that is definitely worth visiting. There is something for everyone, for example, active goers would surely enjoy rafting down the Dunajec River. Whether you are coming from the north or the south, Zakopane has well connections by flight or by trains to Prague, Vienna, Budapest, Eger and Miskolc, Slovak Paradise, Tatras and Tatraladia. That makes it easy to access, treating Za... [ read more ]

Winter Activities in Poland

Winter Activities in Poland

Many activities are available in wintertime especially outdoor activities. One of which is making use of the lakes and canals particularly those of the northern parts of Poland. These ice fields originally lakes are so huge and flat and you can find thousands of them including rivers and canals just within that region. The largest lakes are the Mamry, Nidzkie, the Śniardwy, Niegocin and Bełdany. For artificial water bodies next to the dams in the southern parts, they are frozen as well. So... [ read more ]

Ski Resorts in Krakow

Ski Resorts in Krakow

Depending on how much time you are willing to do the transfers, Krakow has really many ski resorts to offer. Other than weather conditions, the traffic conditions such as off-peak times, you can pick from Lysa Gor or Rabki which is just within an hour from the Krakow airport. Lysa has two kilometers of downhill skiing. This place is great for snowboard breaks or short holidays since it is just two hours drive away and get on any of the three individual pistes as quickly as you can. There are... [ read more ]

Zakopane and Tatra National Park

Zakopane and Tatra National Park

One of the areas to visit to see the Polish Tatras is the gentle Tatry Zachodnie. It is also known as the Western Tatras. The other is the High Tatras or the Tatry Wysokie that has a craggy appearance and a reminiscent of the Alps. High Tatras belong to the national park TANAP and many protected animals and plants can be found there. Besides there are mountain lakes, basins and peaks. Other than bus, you can take cog railway, trains, cable railways and trams to any locality in the High Tatras.... [ read more ]

Autumn to Do in Zakopane

Autumn to Do in Zakopane

If it is in the autumn time, you are recommended to spend your time in the regional highland inns. You can find them quite easily in the centre of Zakopane. It is even better to have a live highland band playing while you dine. Try their local food such as their regional appetizers like the oscypek, smoked sheep's cheese with hot cranberries (it is called moskol). In addition, the potato cake served with garlic butter is delicious too. Some drinks that are popular on a cool autumn evening is t... [ read more ]

Amazing Sights of Zakopane

Amazing Sights of Zakopane

At the south of Krakow in Poland is a beautiful mountain lake situated at the altitude of 1400 meters above the sea level. See its beautiful reflection on the crystal clear waters of the lake, the high peaks of the Tatra Mountains has snow that never melts. Great sight for summer and to stroll leisurely along the marked path is also a pleasure. Oko, Tatra Mountains Also known as 'Marine Eye', Morskie Oko, is the fourth deepest lake in the Tatra Mountains. Climbing the Czarny Staw makes the... [ read more ]